Powerplays - McKnight Additional Materials



‘Powerplays’ was displayed in an exhibition format, with the written materials that informed the structure of the improv next to the film. 
I wanted the audience to see the materials that informed the structure of the performances for a wider consideration of alternative ways to approach polical systems and discussions.



Character acting briefs:


In preparing for their role, each politician was given a brief that was a starting resource to their politicans platform, beliefs, and relations with their golf opponent.




Improv ‘scripts’:


Booklets containing information on the topics of the nine holes were given to the actors and displayed for the audience to see.





Additional design elements displayed alongside the film were drafts from the stenographer, the caddy/ambassador uniforms, and art direction elements such as the golf bags and flags I fabricated: